Race 3 FAIRVIEW MOTORS WAIKATO HURDLE (3200 metres)
AIGNE (M Roustoby) – Co-trainer Mr. T Carter reported to Stewards AIGNE underwent a veterinary examination on Thursday 23 June which included an endoscopic examination which revealed no abnormalities and blood tests which showed slightly low levels of protein with T Carter advising the stable have now made adjustments to the gelding’s feed. T Carter further advised they may look to nominate AIGNE for the Hawke’s Bay meeting on Saturday 2 July.
TOMMYRA (E Farr) – Trainer Mr. B Autridge advised Stewards he was satisfied with the post-race condition of the gelding, however, in his opinion TOMMYRA failed to handle the Heavy 10 track conditions. B Autridge further advised it is his intention to continue on with the gelding’s current preparation.